Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Maintenance and upgrades, 2017

General - Monthly wash-down, and bottom cleaning. Quarterly clean and wax.

22 March - 9 May.  Alizee at Olsen Marine boatyard, Fort Myers Beach, for a variety of work, some small and some large.  Work completed on Invoice #148 included:
   Haul and relaunch
   Pressure wash, scrape and sand bottom, paint with Petit Ulima Pro SR (red)

   Remove and replace shaft and hull zincs
   Replaced broken dog latches
   Repaired cap on emergency bilge pump
   Installed new propane regulator and gauge and seal propane locker where line goes to galley
   Removed and rebedded three portlights
   Removed and replaced ST 60 instruments
   Removed and replaced spacer tabs (custom teak) on swim ladder
   Repaired glass damage on foward edge of anchor locker
   Service three winches
   Installed new 8 gps Shaffer Bilge pump
   Cleaned and resealed mast and installed rubber boot
   Replaced reefing line
   Thoroughly cleaned bilge and discover small crack in shaft log
   Removed prop, stuffing box and shaft, shaft log and tube
   Repaired crack in shaft log
   Cleaned and repacked stuffing box
   Reinstalled shaft and stuffing box, and installed new cutless bearing